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Bibliography and cartography of Hispaniola

Henry Ling Roth

Bibliography and cartography of Hispaniola

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Published by [s.n.] in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Extracted from the Supplementary papers of the Royal Geographical Society, v.2, pt. 1, 1887.

Statementby H. Ling Roth.
ContributionsRoyal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Pagination57p. ;
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18530842M

These name variations were also reflected in the cartography of the sixteenth century, with at least maps assigning it the name "Cuba" (or variations thereof) and 28 maps the name "Isabella" (or variations thereof), the last one as late as Only two maps used the name "Fernandina," in and ,20 and none used the name "Juana. Columbus' coat of arms, as depicted in his Book of Privileges () De las Casas records that when he first came to Hispaniola in , "there w people living on this island, including the Indians; so that from to , over three million people had perished from war, slavery, and the mines. ISIS Cumulative Bibliography A bibliography of the History of Science formed from ISIS Critical Bibliographies 1–90 – Edited by MAGDA WHITROW. Volume 5 CIVILIZATIONS AND PERIODS 15th to 19th centuries. Mansell Publishing Limited in conjunction with the History of Science Society Most drawings include several figures, giving in total about figures showing about species. Book: Large 8vo (28 x cm) and drawings: Imperial oblong long 4to (25 x cm). Contemporary half tanned sheepskin (book) and gray-brown paper .

Christopher Columbus Facts. Christopher Columbus (c. to ) was an Italian explorer and navigator. In , he sailed across the Atlantic Ocean from Spain in the Santa Maria, with the Pinta and the Niña ships alongside, hoping to find a new route to India.


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